Stephen King wrote "We make up horrors to help us cope with the real ones." Whatever the reason, there is enough horror literature available to keep you up for many nights. Not sure what to read next, or interested in trying out a new author? Want to explore why the genre is so popular, or improve your own writing skills? The following resources will help keep you in the dark.
A resource for the horror aficionado featuring essays, reviews, and an online writers workshop.
Horror Author Directory
Writers Write's author directory for the horror genre provides links to popular horror writers including Clive Barker, Anne Rice, Stephen King and Peter Straub.
Amazon's Horror section
Browse the bestsellers list, or search by author. Find books on vampires, ghosts and the occult.
Click "Scary" on the navigation bar to find book reviews.